Running Start

Running Start at Green River College

Running Start is an exciting and nationally recognized option that allows high school juniors and seniors to enroll in college courses tuition-free. Credits earned at Green River are transferable to most four-year colleges and universities, and can satisfy high school graduation requirements. Students may attend classes at Green River full-time or part-time, depending on high school enrollment.

Running Start Events

We offer information sessions for prospective students, parent/guardian events, and student workshops! Visit our events page to view our upcoming events.

Running Start Events

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Meet the staff

Lindsey Morris, director, Running Start

Lindsey Morris

Director of Running Start

Email Lindsey

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2624

Meet Lindsey
Shweta Singh, program coordinator, Running Start

Shweta Singh

Educational Planner

Advises: Last names O-Z

Email Shweta

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2620

Meet Shweta
Monika Delfierro, ed planner, Running Start

Monika Delfierro

Educational Planner

Advises: Last names A-G

Email Monika

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2623

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Arden Furukawa

Educational Planner

Advises: Last names H-N

Email Arden

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2644

Tori Engstrom, program coordinator, Running Start

Tori Engstrom

Program Coordinator

Email Tori Engstrom

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2649

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Michael Taing

Program Coordinator

Email Michael Taing

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2643

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Najae Stansberry

Program Assistant

Contact Us

If you have any questions about Running Start or would like to schedule an appointment to meet with an educational planner please do not hesitate to contact us!

Email Running Start

Phone: 253-288-3380
Fax: 253-288-3324


The Running Start Office is located in the Student Affairs Building (SA 122) on the Main Campus.

12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092-3699

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Hours of Operation

Summer Hours 
July 8 - September 3
Monday - Tuesday
8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
Wednesday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday - Sunday

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Running Start Forms

Forms commonly used by Running Start students.

Forms include: Enrollment Verification, Fee Waiver and Book Loan Application, Release of Information, High School Release, Transcript Evaluation Request and Academic Standards.

Running Start Forms